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Common Causes of Car Accidents in Alabama

Serious injures can lead to significant payouts in personal injury cases.

The attorneys at Caldwell Wenzel & Asthana will fight aggressively to get the compensation you deserve. You don't have to face the legal system alone. We've got your back.

    MOBILE, AL, September 06, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ -- More than 900 people die each year in car accidents in Alabama – that means a person is killed every 9 hours and 20 minutes in a traffic crash. In Alabama, a car accident is reported every 3 minutes and 55 seconds. So what's causing all these car accidents?

Speeding and Failing to Obey Traffic Laws
Speeding, failing to yield right of way, improper lane change, and other disregard for the rules of the road are common causes of car accidents. Human error and carelessness can have fatal consequences when traveling 65 or 70 miles per hour.

Distracted Driving
Did you know that a driver who is texting on their cell phone is 23 times more likely to get in an accident than a non-texting driver? Distracted driving – whether that means texting, talking to other passengers, putting on makeup, eating, or fiddling with the radio – is a common cause of car accidents in Alabama.

Intoxication and Driving Under the Influence
Overuse of alcohol and drugs often spells disaster when a driver gets behind the wheel of a car. A person's response time, judgment, and motor skills are compromised by intoxicants, and the results can be tragic.

If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in a car accident caused by someone else's negligence, you could be entitled to financial compensation. Accidents result in mounting medical bills, time off work, and pain and suffering. You don't have to face these alone. Our attorneys understand what it takes to prove negligence, and we'll lay out a case with clear and indisputable facts. You can count on us to build a powerful claim on your behalf.

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